Duration / assessment:
Variable, 3-5 days (module dependent)
MIRA Technology Institute
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Newly updated for ISO 26262 Edition 2, this functional safety training course is a detailed engineer-level introduction to the requirements of ISO 26262 and their application to developing automotive embedded electronic systems.
It draws on direct practical experience of applying the standard with delegates benefitting from MIRA’s collective experience of automotive functional safety and ISO 26262 which currently totals over 150 years gained in vehicle manufacturer and supplier environments “Learn about this important standard from the world’s leading international functional safety experts who were directly involved in preparing the standard.”
This course gives expert advice on interpreting and applying the requirements of the standard as well as practical examples of its application drawn from real-life experiences. By following ISO 26262, developers will be demonstrating that they are following established good practice and start-of-the-art in engineering automotive electronic systems.
- Automotive functional safety – what is it and why does it matter?
- A brief history of the development of ISO 26262
- The relation of ISO 26262 to other disciplines such as cybersecurity and SOTIF (safety of the intended function)
- Introduction to key concepts of ISO 26262 including safety lifecycle, ASILs, safety goals and safety requirements
- The detailed requirements of each part of ISO 26262
- Recommendations for adopting the standard
The course can also be offered in-house and tailored to specific company requirements or projects. This course option typically lasts three to four days depending on the modules taught.
The course can also be taken as part of the M.Sc in Reliable Electronic Systems offered by the University of Leicester.